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Drinks Recipes
The Dirty Barbados Cocktail – The Real McCoy Rum

The Dirty Barbados Cocktail, created by Chef James Wayman of the Oyster Club, Mystic, CT is an amazing twist on the classic Daiquiri with The Real McCoy 5 year old [ … ]

Bee’s Knees Cocktail
Alexander Cocktail
Cocktails of the Movies (infographic)

Do you like your martini shaken or stirred?While you may not have a hard preference, I bet you know a movie character that has a pretty clear standpoint on this [ … ]

El Presidente Feature
Cupid Cocktail Recipe

The Cupid Cocktail is featured in the Savoy Cocktail book – one of the standards for craft bartenders everywhere. The Savoy’s classic book on cocktails is an incredible resource for [ … ]

Cassini Death Dive Cocktail
Dark Matter Storm Cocktail

The Dark Matter Storm is a twist of the classic Dark’n’Stormy using the unique flavour of Dark Matter rum. Dark Matter is a dark spiced rum produced in Scotland with a [ … ]

Cucumber Collins Featured
Larios Rose Cocktail
BartenderHQ Podcast 2.0 is here – What to expect!

BartenderHQ Podcast 2.0 Coming Soon: BartenderHQ Masters Series Sam Boulton is currently working on our Masters Series podcasts where he’ll deep dive into lesser known drinks, the nitty gritty of [ … ]

vanguard is open
Scott Young from Restaurant, Bar & Nightclub Training

I’m so delighted to welcome to the podcast Scott Young from Restaurant, Bar & Nightclub Training. Scott Young’s Extreme Bartending was the series of videos that I learned the majority [ … ]

Rob Patchett
New Year
Happy Christmas from the BartenderHQ Podcast – Drinks Trends 2017-18

Happy Christmas! You’ve made it! On today’s show we’re back with me, David Eden-Sangwell and Samuel Boulton, the Vermouth Ambassador to talk drinks trends. The Vanguard Bar, Birmingham We start [ … ]

David Eden Sangwell
Chris Tunstall Mixology Talk
The Vanguard Drinks Menu Development – Part One

Creating a menu for a bar is a lot of work, but luckily Samuel and I are both pretty experienced with it. Drinks menu Development involves a lot of testing, [ … ]

the vanguard at 1000 trades